[tex-k] Xdvi hang

janl@linpro.no janl@linpro.no
Tue, 17 Apr 2001 23:32:56 +0200

Thomas Esser <te@informatik.uni-hannover.de> tastet:
> > When processing the attached plain TeX file and viewing it with Xdvi
> > 22.15 (stock RedHat 7.1, tetex 1.0.7-15), Xdvi hangs, leaving me no
> > option but to end it with kill -9. Interestingly, it also hangs if
> > you use -noghostscript.
> Well, it works ok for me (xdvi version 22.15-k). Maybe, just another
> RedHat problem (IIRC all of the latest RedHat releases have shipped with
> a non-working teTeX: babel bug, compiler bugs, incompatible png library
> used by pdftex etc. etc.).

*nod* And then not fixing it even when complete patches and descriptions
are submitted.